September 2017 - Boat Building

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Removing excess material from new fillet


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Tipping with brush after rolling on epoxy


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Cabin sole finished at last


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Applying epoxy/fillet mix with pastry bag


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Sanding a fillet - sandpaper on a paint roller


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Sanding a fillet with the Fein


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Set to plane 14 foot board for rub rail stock


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Sawing. The board isn't 50', just looks it.


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Cleaning the edge


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Sawing 1"x2"x14' piece for rub rail


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Rub rail stock


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Routing rub rail stock


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Routing rub rail stock


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Routing rub rail stock


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Testing the look of the rub rail


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Testing the look of the rub rail


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Cutting angle at forward end of rub rail


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Rub rail will taper into hull


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Rub rail will taper into hull


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Inside holding nut on rub rail fastener


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Attaching rub rail temporarily


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Making the rub rail bend for fastening


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Starboard forward rub rail attached temporarily


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Starboard forward rub rail attached temporarily


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Checking joint between fwd and aft sections of rub rail


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Starboard aft rub rail attached temporarily


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Forcing rub rail to go where we want


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Port rub rail attached, not glued


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Port rub rail attached, not glued


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Port rub rail attached, not glued


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Applying glue to fwd section rub rail


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Applying glue to hull where rub rail will attach


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Starboard rub rail glued


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Screw holes doweled


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Directions in our secret code


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Marking for wiper motor hole


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Drilling for starboard wiper motor


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Drilling for port wiper motor


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Port rub rail glued. The last significant contruction step.


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Wiper motors installed temporarily


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Sanding a fillet


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Checking fillet for fairness

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